After in a sentence 🔊

Definition of After

(dated) Later; second (of two); next, following, subsequent | (nautical, where the frame of reference is within the ship) At or towards the stern of a ship. | Subsequently to; following in time; later than.

Short Example Sentence for After

  • 1. She was to be a singer after all. 🔊
  • 2. Mile after mile the wearisome struggle continues. 🔊
  • 3. There was a call after each of the last three acts.... 🔊
  • 4. Page 106: Missin period inserted after common. 🔊
  • 5. Soon after Mr. Grandly bade the ladies good-bye. 🔊
  • 6. Period after ELDER replaced with comma. 🔊
  • 7. The relative pronoun should come, as a rule, immediately after its antecedent. 🔊
  • 8. Page 67: Period after FORAGING replaced with colon. 🔊

How to use After in Sentence?

  • 1. But is not this imputation, which draws after itself pain and death, also an evil? 🔊
  • 2. Margaret Howes looked after her with approval in spite of her own disappointed hopes. 🔊
  • 3. But after a pleasant talk of many hours the purple and fine linen used to ride away baffled. 🔊
  • 4. The death of her father and her dear mother, so sudden, following so soon one after the other. 🔊
  • 5. I'll go the very first minute after I've straightened you up and had some breakfast. 🔊
  • 6. Night after night, sometimes until six in the morning, Hubert sat up considering them. 🔊
  • 7. The Bhutya, tired of green peas and young wheat, looked after us and followed us at a gentle trot. 🔊
  • 8. Indeed, after such a concession, this is the only position which can be taken in opposition to the doctrine in question. 🔊
  • 9. Hence this holiness, after all the means and the ability were given to him, must be left to the will of the creature himself. 🔊
  • 10. If a parenthetic expression is preceded by a conjunction, place the first comma before the conjunction, not after it. 🔊
  • 11. In a series of three or more terms with a single conjunction, use a comma after each term except the last. 🔊
  • 12. For the little columns came pouring in day after day, bringing all sorts of folk who were pining for their letters. 🔊
  • 13. I had gone there, immediately after arriving in camp, with my commanding officer to see what could be got out of the place. 🔊
  • 14. I was a bit weak after my attack of mountain sickness, and stuck to my pony's back the whole way. 🔊
  • 15. In a series of three or more terms with a single conjunction, use a comma after each term except the last 7 3. 🔊
  • 16. And a few days after she sent Annie with a note, reminding him of his promise to read her what he had written. 🔊
  • 17. The officer would then probably produce his hand-camera and snapshot the head lama, after which he would try to get to business. 🔊
  • 18. Though this doctrine is ascribed to Manes, after whom it is called, it is of a far more early origin. 🔊
  • 19. When the people departed from his kingdom, God stood by him and moved him to pursue after them with increased malice and revenge. 🔊
  • 20. Surely, after so clear a process of reasoning, no one can possibly doubt the proposition that Descartes did not make himself! 🔊
  • 21. For after emerging from the pine forest a few miles below Dhota we came on to a hillside on which grew ever so little of the deadly aconite plant. 🔊
  • 22. At length we began to climb a little, ever so little, and after two more days reached Lingtam in pouring rain. 🔊
  • 23. Breakfast over, she did her errand, and after a short walk in the Park she came back to find Rosamond in a flush of fever. 🔊
  • 24. Elinor promised for Bruce and after a little chat Patricia left, feeling that she was making quite a concession to the family tie. 🔊
  • 25. It was impossible after the success of my bathers to go back to the bacon, so I thought I would circumvent the hauthorities. 🔊
  • 26. And this difficulty, so appalling at first view, remains just as great after all that the most enlightened advocates of that scheme have advanced as it was before. 🔊
  • 27. The liberty for which he contends, is, after all his labours, precisely that advocated by Hobbes and Collins, and no other. 🔊
  • 28. Patricia came into her bedroom to turn out the light for her after she was in bed, and as she had her hand on the button, she gave a little start of remembrance. 🔊
  • 29. Houses and rice-barns stand on high poles, after the Malay fashion, which originated in the malarious districts of the Lowlands. 🔊
  • 30. And after the human mind has thus furnished itself with the facts of the solar system, it has proceeded but a small way toward a knowledge of the system itself. 🔊
  • 31. Is it not strange that Mr. Hazlitt, after adopting this definition of liberty, should have supposed that he allowed a real freedom to the will? 🔊
  • 32. It is wonderful to observe the style of criticism usually adopted by the faithful, as one illustrious rebel after another is seen to depart from their ranks. 🔊